Equitable Economic Prosperity in our Tech Ecosystem

Fueling Tech Talent for Employer Demands in the Heart of the Magic City

Our Programs

Accelerated Programs

Fast-track career development programs designed to be completed in less than four months


Pre-Apprenticeship training program to prepare for apprenticeship-to-hire careers

Degrees and Certificate Programs

For tech-related full-time students at UAB, Jeff State, and Lawson State

What is Innovate Birmingham?

See Where Our Graduates Are Being Hired

Why Choose Innovate Bham?

Curriculum Designed By Industry Experts

Our Software Development and Data Analytics Bootcamps use time-tested curriculums and have helped hundreds of students start new careers.

Experienced Instructors

Our instructors have track records as successful software engineers and IT specialists and have worked for some of the best companies in Birmingham.

Professional Services

We know taking 14 weeks to learn a new skill isn't an easy ask. So we do our best to help you with any needs that may arise during the course.

Professional Development Training

We put you in front of real employers! But before that we make sure you're ready by providing training and counseling on resumes, cover letters, interview preparation, and more!

Access to a Wide Employer Network

Innovate Bham partners with 30+ employers around the Magic City. We're doing our homework to find companies that are ready to hire new up and coming tech talent. Who knows? You may meet your next boss during the class!

Completely Free

We are a grant funded nonprofit program that received ~$6 million to train students. We're giving it away, so come get it.